Graduated from the UofT

Graduated from the UofT

Excited to announce that I successfully defended my Master’s Thesis and have graduated with my Master’s Degree in Composition from the University of Toronto. Onwards and upwards!
Heading to Italy!

Heading to Italy!

I am very honoured to have been chosen to represent the UofT at the Trieste Conservatory, in Trieste, Italy. I will be having my piano trio performed at their week-long composer symposium, and will be working with composers and performers throughout the week. I should...
Exultate Chamber Choir Competition

Exultate Chamber Choir Competition

I am excited to announce that I have won the 2017 Exultate Chamber Choir Choral Composition Competition for my piece entitled: The Winter Lakes. This piece is and ode to my new home: ‘Ontario’. I seek to capture the exquisite natural beauty of its...
The Dream

The Dream

I am excited to announce that I have won the 2016 Frances Seaton Choral Composition Award for the best Manitoban choral composition. The Dream was written during a dark period of my life, where I examined my own depression and its effects on my life. The piece also...
The Machine Stops Opera Premiere

The Machine Stops Opera Premiere

I had the wonderful opportunity to compose my very first opera at the UofT, alongside fellow composers, Patrick McGraw, and Robert Taylor. Set in a dystopian world, the opera ‘The Machine Stops’ imagines a future where technology has taken over, and...
Still I Rise Concert

Still I Rise Concert

The University of Guelph, under the direction of Marta McCartney was nice enough to name their entire concert after one of my compositions, and perform it at their March 2015 Concert. Thank you Marta for the wonderful feedback and CD recording!
Moving to Toronto

Moving to Toronto

I am very excited to announce that I have been accepted into the University of Toronto’s Masters in Composition program for the fall of 2015. As a result, I will be moving to Toronto in August this year for the 2 year program. Although I am sad to leave the...
Commission for Charleswood United Church

Commission for Charleswood United Church

I’ve been asked to write a choral piece for the Charleswood United Church choir in order to celebrate their minister’s 20th year at their church. The performance date is Sunday, June 8, 2014, at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. Come check it out if you can!